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Developing a complete architecture for Internet Digital Trust.

And a better Internet for everyone.

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Who We Are

We’re an independent project hosted at the Linux Foundation, working with pan-industry support from leading organizations around the world.

Our mission is to provide a robust, common standard and complete architecture for Internet-scale digital trust.

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Technology architecture

Announcing the First Public Review Draft of the ToIP Technology Architecture V1.0 Specification

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Mid-Year Progress Report on the ToIP Trust Spanning Protocol

We have arrived at seven “pillars” of the design of the ToIP Trust Spanning Protocol. Find out why it’s important to anyone interested in decentralized digital trust infrastructure.

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Latest News

October 10, 2023 in Blog

Simplifying the Selection Process for Credential Issuance and Presentation Protocols

Making it easier for individuals to choose the right option based on their specific context and requirements.
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October 9, 2023 in Blog

A Major Step Towards Interoperable Identity Assurance

A joint blog post with the OpenID Foundation, addressing a key piece of the interoperability puzzle.
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August 31, 2023 in Blog

Mid-Year Progress Report on the ToIP Trust Spanning Protocol

Summarizing the seven pillars of the design of the trust spanning protocol.
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The Market Problems We Solve

Passwordless authentication and intelligent authorization for faster, easier, and privacy-respecting digital experiences

Lifetime private digital connections with customers, suppliers, partners, and regulators, with full audit trails for regulatory compliance

Verifiable Origins for physical and digital goods, with a provable journey through a supply or ownership chain

Benefits of ToIP

Explore The Model

Our four-layer model combines cryptographic trust at the machine layer and human trust at the business, legal, and social layers.

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Join Us

Our community of individuals and organizations is committed to solving the toughest technical and human-centric problems in digital trust. It’s a place to collaborate, learn, and build the future together.
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Design Principles

Helping us inform, guide, and constrain the design of the ToIP stack.

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